All posts tagged with: Facebook

Social media: A common activity

Posted July 23, 2014 no picture Elhachemi Sabi

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Using social media is one of the most common activities among today's youth. A recent survey in the U.S. shows that 51% of teenagers log on to their favorite social network at least once a day and that 22% of young people do more than 10 times daily (Common Sense Media, 2009). Sites like Facebook, YouTube or Twitter, which have developed at high speed during recent years are proving highly popular with young people, especially because they offer them the opportunity to be entertain...


Story of a Facebook Page: endviolence à l’école

Posted May 22, 2014 no picture hewan_connecte_maroc

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Voices of Youth Connect has allowed young people from all over the world to express their thoughts without any barriers. As members of associations, it has also allowed us from Morocco to work on subjects that are very dear to our hearts. This time, we tackled a problem that has reached most learning places that are supposed to be where our children are safe: violence at school. Wether it is amongst students or violence between teachers and children; we have decided to voice thei...


You have the Power to Change Our Facebook Timeline!

Posted April 7, 2014 Avatar JulieVOY

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Empower Yourself and Others Around You with the Team Selfie! What do we take a picture of? - Gather your teammates, friends, schoolmates, or take your own selfie - Maybe your team just had your first practice outside together – take a selfie! Show your strength through a picture– this is YOU! How do we submit our team selfie? - Click the blue create a post - You can either 1) Click Text Article and follow the instructions to fill out a post. Once y...


Please introduce yourself (name, age, what you do, etc.): My name is Facundo Sutherland, I'm 18 years old. I'm from Rio Gallegos, a small town at the south end of South America, in Santa Cruz Province (Argentina) which is part of this beautiful region of the world, Patagonia. From childhood I grew up in a family that is actively involved in social issues of the community. My grandmother was provincial deputy and she led for a long time as the Municipal Council for Children and...


The Problem With Ask.fm

Posted November 21, 2013 Avatar JulieVOY

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"Little everyday things that we do can help people smile and have just a little more confidence."

Source: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/natasha-lerner/askfm...

Check out this blog post Voices of Youth found in the Huffington Post. 14 year old Natasha Lerner who attends LaGuardia High School in New York wrote this really interesting piece, and we want to know what YOU have to say about it.


Facebook Leads an Effort to Lower Barriers to Internet Access

Posted August 21, 2013 Avatar Zayn_VOY_Connect

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"About one of every seven people in the world uses Facebook. Now, Mark Zuckerberg, its co-founder and chief executive, wants to make a play for the rest — including the four billion or so who lack Internet access."

Source: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/08/21/technology/faceb...

Read this very interesting article on Facebook's co-founder and chief executive leading role in working towards providing access to Internet for all. Please share your comments below. http://www.nytimes.com/2013/08/21/technology/facebook-leads-an-effort-to-lower-barriers-to-internet-access.html?pagewanted=1&_r=1&hp&